racial justice

October 12, 2018
   by Sané Dube YouthREX Knowledge Exchange Associate   Data tells a story.   This theme pops up repeatedly in Sam Sinyangwe's work. Sam is a racial justice activist, data scientist and policy analyst. For the last few years, he's been documenting and tracking police violence in America where more than 1,000 people are killed every year by police. Racialized groups, especially Black people, are more likely to experience fatal encounters with police.   To understand the trajectory of Sam's work, we first have to talk about Mike Brown, a young Black man who was shot and killed by a police...